AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns

Departing from Yorkeys Knob, Cairns, AKULA Sportfishing is your ticket to a memorable time on the water.

Come on aboard with AKULA, whose main priority is to get you on some fish. Expect to use techniques like bottom fishing, trolling, drift fishing, jigging, popping, and spinning, based on the species you’re targeting. You will be fishing for the likes of Coral Trout, Cobia, Sweetlip, Mackerel, Queenfish, Trevally, Red Emperor, and Nannygai, depending on the specific season and the day’s weather.

Your boat for the day will be a 24’ Marlin Broadbill that fits up to 5 anglers at any one time. All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing.

You’ll be able to keep any legal species caught on private charters.

The boat will be supplied with non alcoholic drinks, be sure to let the captain know if you have any questions or want to bring your own.

Book your trip now and hit the water with AKULA Sportfishing.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    8 Hour - Outer Reef Private
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 8:00 AM
    US $1,123
    A maximum of 5 guests. All equipment, tackle, and bait are supplied. Experienced skipper/owner with 30 years of local experience. Departing Yorkeys Knob (Cairns northern beaches) at 8.00 a.m. and returning at 4.00 p.m. Catch is bled and bagged.
    Types of fishing
    Inshore Fishing
    Offshore Fishing
    Reef Fishing
    Wreck Fishing
    Fishing techniques
    Deep Sea Fishing
    Bottom Fishing
    Light Tackle
    Jigging
    Popping
    Trolling
    Spinning
    Drift Fishing
    Targeted fish
    Cobia
    Cobia
    Snapper (Red)
    Red Snapper
    Trevally (Giant)
    Giant Trevally
    Trevally (Golden)
    Golden Trevally
    Spanish Mackerel
    Spanish Mackerel
    Coral Trout
    Coral Trout
    Snapper (Red Emperor)
    Red Emperor Snapper
    Sweetlip Emperor
    Sweetlip Emperor
    Bream (Fingermark)
    Fingermark Bream
    Nannygai
    Nannygai
    Spangled Emperor
    Spangled Emperor
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FAQs about AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns

AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns offers the following trip to customers:
  • AU $1,750 per group - 8 Hour - Outer Reef Private (8 hours)

When you book a trip with AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well
  • Ice Box
  • Radar

Trips booked with AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Drinks (Bottled water)
  • Fishing License (Ni License required)

AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing
  • Wreck Fishing

AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Popping
  • Drift Fishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with AKULA Sportfishing – Cairns include:
  • Cobia
  • Coral Trout
  • Nannygai
  • Snapper (Red Emperor)
  • Spangled Emperor
  • Spanish Mackerel (Narrow-barred)
  • Sweetlip Emperor
  • Trevally (Giant)
  • Trevally (Golden)

Meet the Captain

Jason Knack
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
11 Fishing Reports
ID & license verified
54 Customer reviews
Response time within an hour
Member since December 2020
Join us on "AKULA" departing Port Douglas daily, for the thrill of fishing the Great Barrier Reef. With 28 years of local experience, we strive to provide you with an unforgettable angling experience. AKULA is very stable, comfortable, and dry, with a fully covered deck. We cater to the most highly experienced to total beginners alike.

About this listing

Targeted species

Cobia Cobia
Coral Trout Coral Trout
Nannygai Nannygai
Snapper (Red Emperor) Red Emperor Snapper

Boat specs

Marlin (Catamaran) originally built in 2004. Powered by 2 150HP Honda engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 28 knots.

Length
24 ft
Capacity
5 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Ice Box
Radar

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Drinks
Bottled water
Fishing License
Ni License required

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 7 days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
Minimum age of 10 years
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer
When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, an additional 1.5% charge will apply.

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